What we are learning

This half term, year 1 will be focusing on natural resources and how the natural resources in their local area they have been used in the past.

As part of their focus on Cotswold Wool, they will be receiving a very special visit from some woolly creatures and they and will be making wool decorations to adorn an Easter tree that they will create and gift to St Georges Church.

children crowded around a sheep pen with a farmer and two lambs

Year 1 will also be taking part in weekly forest school sessions where they will be using the natural resources around them to create sculptures, water filtration systems and plant tonics.

child outdoors holding what looks like a rock child smiling to camera holding a rock with a clay sculpture

In R.E., they will be learning all about how Jewish people live and they will be preparing Challah bread as part of their learning about Shabbat dinner.

children kneading dough in the children's kitchen 2 challah bread loaves